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FUTURE CAPE TOWN | The future of the Newlands pool: What is the real question?

With the Newlands pool back in the news, Rashiq Fataar wonders whether we are missing the real question, in tackling the challenge of sports facilities in Cape Town.

Tokyo, Madrid and Istanbul battle for 2020 Olympic Games

Tokyo, Madrid and Istanbul go head to head to host the 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games. We provide a summary of the venue concept of each bid city.

What if Cape Town had won its bid to host the Olympic Games?

From housing facilities to new events venues to public transport updates, Future Cape Town’s MD Rashiq Fataar considers how Cape Town’s 1997 Olympic bid proposal would have affected the Mother City.

Turfhall Softball Stadium readies for 2011 Junior World Champs

Work in Progress: Construction on the A-field includes replacing the underside of the roof of the 3.000 seat pavilion. The B-field construction is underway, as is the two new dugouts and scorer / umpire-in-chief enclosures. Direct access to the dugout is now possible from the player dressing room inside the pavilion. Construction is expected to […]

“New” casino for Cape Town…

The article below which appeared in the Cape Times on 7 June brings back memories of the days when the initial casino licence was awarded. A contentious bidding process saw the Goodwood site (now know as Grand West) beating out the Century City bid and the bid for the Culemborg site.
In principle I am against […]